Amnesty Project, (HSE, Welding and Electrical)

Proclad Academy works closely with FEHN on the Nigerian Amnesty Project. The project is designed to train the youths of Nigeria in vocational training. This training gives them the knowledge and skills to secure employment and thus reduce the level of conflict within Nigeria.

Project Deliverables

To meet the needs of the Amnesty Project, Proclad Academy developed the following three 6-month training programs:

Welder Training

This course takes complete beginners through all the skills and knowledge required to be able to weld to a 6G position. The course covers:

  • Welding principles
  • Welding positions
  • Health and safety
  • Manual handling
  • SMAW welding techniques
  • Overhead crane techniques
  • Pipeline welding
  • Medic First Aid

The Health, Safety and Environmental training course is an intensive 6 month program covering a variety of theoretical and practical training. Some of the topics include-

  • Manual Handling
  • Fire Warden
  • Rigging and slinging
  • IOSH Managing Safely
  • Medic First Aid
  • Risk Assessment
  • Accident investigation
  • Information Technology
  • NEBOSH International Certificate in Safety and Health

This 6 month training course takes complete beginners through a variety of practical and the oretical training. Students learn –

  • basic electrical principles
  • re-wiring of houses
  • portable appliance testing (PAT
  • solar panel charging
  • air conditioning
  •  refrigeration
  • Health and safety
  • Medic First Aid

As well as running the three different training programs for cohorts of up to 160 students, Proclad Academy also arranged:

  • Student visas
  • Student accommodation for the 6 month period
  • Cultural field trips
  • Transport to and from the airport
  • Transport to and from accommodation and Proclad Academy
  • Student services manager to look after student needs
  • Catering during the training
  • Graduation event
  • Internationally accredited certificates.